Appeared (as "Electra Pivonka") in "The Wonder Bar" on Broadway. Comedy. Written by Irving Caesar
and Aben Kandel
. From the German of Geza Herczeg
and Karl Farkas
. Lyrics by Irving Caesar. Music by Robert Katscher. Additional lyrics by Manuel M. Ponce. Additional music by J. Peterburski and Manuel M. Ponce. Directed by William ...
1 Portrayal |
5' 4" (1.63 m)
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I laughed from the time I arrived at the studio until I left at night. I was almost ashamed to take a paycheck. In 40-odd years in show business, some years I could do no wrong, and some years I could do nothing right. Show business. I owe it everything - it owes me nothing.
Patsy was unusual for her time by admitting publicly that she was a lesbian. Many movie historians believe her frankness about her lifestyle hurt her acting career which all but ended in movies by 1944, until television revived it.